Thirteen Thompson Hine Lawyers Named Lawyers of the Year

Date: August 15, 2019

Publication: Thompson Hine LLP

Among the 116 lawyers from Thompson Hine LLP recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 are 13 who have been named Best Lawyers® 2020 Lawyers of the Year, an honor reserved for only one lawyer per practice area from each geographic location. These lawyers received the highest overall peer feedback for their practice areas and locations, demonstrating the high level of respect they have earned for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

The Thompson Hine lawyers named 2020 Lawyers of the Year are:

  • Alan F. Berliner (Columbus) – Insurance Law
  • Stephen J. Butler (Cincinnati) – Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Thomas J. Callahan (Cleveland) – Tax Law
  • Nicholas J. DiMichael (Washington, D.C.) – Transportation Law
  • Francesco A. Ferrante (Dayton) – Tax Law
  • Daniel M. Haymond (Cleveland) – Litigation – Construction
  • David J. Hooker (Cleveland) – Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Scott A. King (Dayton) – Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Thomas A. Knoth (Dayton) – Litigation – Real Estate
  • Donald H. Messinger (Cleveland) – Securities Regulation
  • J. Shane Starkey (Cincinnati) – Litigation – ERISA
  • Jerry Vande Werken (Columbus) – Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • David J. Willbrand (Cincinnati) – Venture Capital Law